Beyond Automation

Automation has come to stay. It has found a common place in every manufacturing process, big or small. Every machine, equipment or assembly line is automated by PLCs, PCs, Embedded boards or a  mix of some or all.  Most of these machines are also equipped to log quantity, running hours etc. The next logical step […]

Automate, with the future in mind

In my entire career of 15+ years, one common phrase used by most of the clients was “Low cost Automation“. Many service providers including me, were left scrambling to meet this primary condition. Of course, in this quest, , many amongst us, lost focus on the end goal and allowing scope for  expansions. I  put […]